Announcements week of 11/20-11/22

MONDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

 

Bookstore (Holt; 8/14- 5/19)

The following books will be available for purchase in the bookstore: Grendel $10.00; Invisible Man $13.50; Jane Eyre $4.00; The Color of Water $14.00; The Great Gatsby $8.00; The Handmaid’s Tale $11.00; Fahrenheit 451 $11.00 …LIMITED SUPPLY WHEN THERE GONE THEY ARE GONE.

Key Club (Pampel; 10/24- 12/01)

Read One Fact Each Day:

Did you know 1 in 4 children in Arizona go to bed hungry at night?    

Did you know 1 in 5 seniors in Arizona go to bed hungry at night?

Did you know 1 in 7 Arizonians go to bed hungry at night?

Did you know 1 dollar can provide seven meals?

Every Day:

Independence Food Drive has begun! Help out those in need; Bring in your canned food items to classrooms with food drive boxes. If you bring in 4 cans to the attendance office, you can avoid a lunch detention.

Boys Basketball (Maragh; 11/17-11/20)

The Independence Boys’ Basketball Team begins their season this Monday, November 20th against Cortez High School.  This is a home game.  Game time is at 4pm.  Admission for students is $3 and adults are $5.  Please come on out and support our hardworking Patriots!!

November 14th-20th is Transgender Awareness Week

This is a time for transgender people and their allies to educate the public about the issues of prejudice, discrimination, and violence that transgender people face, while also advocating for transgender inclusion.

Monday is Transgender Day of Remembrance, an annual observance on November 20th that honors the memory of those whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence.

In 2017 at least 24 transgender people were murdered in the U.S. and at least 286 worldwide in acts of anti-transgender violence.

During lunch on Monday, SAGAA students will be in the mall with stickers honoring these lives lost and to show support for transgender students.  Come by to get a sticker and show your support.

STUCO (Marshall; 11/20)

Everybody love Barbeque and Shane’s Rib Shack will be here every Monday to bring you their tasty barbeque. You have the option to purchase a shredded barbeque sandwich or buffalo chicken strips with chips for $5.00.

Patriot Hut (11/20)

Attention all students! Your new student store, “The Patriot Hut,” is now up and running! Come by after school 2:45 to 3:10 Monday thru Friday and before school on late start Wednesdays, 8:00 to 8:45, right by the music note!

 

 

TUESDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

 

Bookstore (Holt; 8/14- 5/19)

The following books will be available for purchase in the bookstore: Grendel $10.00; Invisible Man $13.50; Jane Eyre $4.00; The Color of Water $14.00; The Great Gatsby $8.00; The Handmaid’s Tale $11.00; Fahrenheit 451 $11.00 …LIMITED SUPPLY WHEN THERE GONE THEY ARE GONE.

Key Club (Pampel; 10/24- 12/01)

Read One Fact Each Day:

Did you know 1 in 4 children in Arizona go to bed hungry at night?    

Did you know 1 in 5 seniors in Arizona go to bed hungry at night?

Did you know 1 in 7 Arizonians go to bed hungry at night?

Did you know 1 dollar can provide seven meals?

Every Day:

Independence Food Drive has begun! Help out those in need; Bring in your canned food items to classrooms with food drive boxes. If you bring in 4 cans to the attendance office, you can avoid a lunch detention.

Boys Basketball (Maragh; 11/21)

The Independence Boys’ Basketball Team is in action this Wednesday, November 22nd against Goldwater High School.  This is a home game.  Game time is at 3:30pm.  Admission for students is $3 and adults are $5.  Please come on out and support our hardworking Patriots!!

Patriot Hut (11/21)

Attention all students! Your new student store, “The Patriot Hut,” is now up and running! Come by after school 2:45 to 3:10 Monday thru Friday and before school on late start Wednesdays, 8:00 to 8:45, right by the music note!

Hiking Club (Ms. Chandler; Ms. Mitchelle; 11/21- 11/28)

Patriots: If you want to participate in the next Hiking Club trip to Piestwa Peak, please join us at the planning meeting on Wednesday, November 29th at 8:20 am in Room 121. See Ms. Chandler or Ms. Mitchell if you are interested in the hike but unable to attend the meeting.

Remember: Hike More… Worry Less!

Softball (S. Wyatt; 11/21)

Reminder: Open field for Softball is cancelled this week. We will pick back up next week November 28th.

GUHSD Instructional Assistant Day (11/21)

Today is GUHSD Instructional Assistant Day! If you have an adult instructional assistant in one of your classes, or you visit the PACE Lab, say thank you to them for helping to make IHS GREAT!

Boys and Girls Tennis (Tracy; Barton; 11/21)

There will be an informational meeting on Tuesday November 28th for anyone interested in playing Tennis this spring.  The meeting will start at 2:45 in B21, Mr. Barton’s room.

 

WEDNESDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

 

 

Bookstore (Holt; 8/14- 5/19)

The following books will be available for purchase in the bookstore: Grendel $10.00; Invisible Man $13.50; Jane Eyre $4.00; The Color of Water $14.00; The Great Gatsby $8.00; The Handmaid’s Tale $11.00; Fahrenheit 451 $11.00 …LIMITED SUPPLY WHEN THERE GONE THEY ARE GONE.

Key Club (Pampel; 10/24- 12/01)

Read One Fact Each Day:

Did you know 1 in 4 children in Arizona go to bed hungry at night?    

Did you know 1 in 5 seniors in Arizona go to bed hungry at night?

Did you know 1 in 7 Arizonians go to bed hungry at night?

Did you know 1 dollar can provide seven meals?

Every Day:

Independence Food Drive has begun! Help out those in need; Bring in your canned food items to classrooms with food drive boxes. If you bring in 4 cans to the attendance office, you can avoid a lunch detention.

Boys Basketball (Maragh; 11/22)

The Independence Boys’ Basketball Team is in action TODAY, November 22nd against Goldwater High School.  This is a home game.  Game time is at 3:30pm.  Admission for students is $3 and adults are $5.  Please come on out and support our hardworking Patriots!!

Patriot Hut (11/22)

Attention all students! Your new student store, “The Patriot Hut,” is now up and running! Come by after school 2:45 to 3:10 Monday thru Friday and before school on late start Wednesdays, 8:00 to 8:45, right by the music note!

Hiking Club (Ms. Chandler; Ms. Mitchelle; 11/21- 11/28)

Patriots: If you want to participate in the next Hiking Club trip to Piestwa Peak, please join us at the planning meeting on Wednesday, November 29th at 8:20 am in Room 121. See Ms. Chandler or Ms. Mitchell if you are interested in the hike but unable to attend the meeting.

Remember: Hike More… Worry Less!

Boys and Girls Tennis (Tracy; Barton; 11/22)

There will be an informational meeting on Tuesday November 28th for anyone interested in playing Tennis this spring.  The meeting will start at 2:45 in B21, Mr. Barton’s room.

Chemistry Club (Kleissle; 11/22) 
Hey Patriots who are currently in Chemistry or former Chemistry students – we are having a Chemistry Club meeting on Monday November 27th in Room 111 at 2:45 pm. Be there to have some Fluorine, Uranium and Nitrogen  or “FUN” as everyone else calls it!

Elevate I.H.S. (Bolton, Foster, Badini; 11/22)

Elevate I.H.S. (Surge on Campus) Christian Fellowship Club will be meeting after school TODAY Wednesday the 22nd at 2:45 in Mr. Bolton’s room B-24 for anyone that wants to join us before the Thanksgiving holiday.  ALL current Elevate I.H.S. Christian Fellowship Club members please come and bring a friend along.  See you there and as always, remember that U R Loved!

Art Club (Cramer; 11/22)

Attention Art Club members… Please stop by to see Ms. Cramer to pick up your Zoo Lights permission slip TODAY after school.